Tag: Microsoft

Sony Considers Cross-Play Functionality for ‘Fortnite’ Amid Player Backlash

Sony has responded to the company's controversial decision to block cross-play on Fortnite during an interview with Eurogamer.The initial decision...

Microsoft and Razer Are Bringing Chroma RGB to the Xbox One

Microsoft has confirmed a partnership with Razer to enable the popular Chroma RGB lighting for keyboard and mouse setups on Xbox One consoles.Afte...

Microsoft and EY Launch Blockchain Platform for Video Game Rights Management

Microsoft (MSFT) announced last Wednesday that it has launched a new blockchain solution with Ernst & Young designed to solve issues related to th...
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Microsoft and Nintendo Take Shot at Sony With Minecraft Cross-Play

Nintendo debuted a new advertisement last week that unveiled a marketing collaboration with Microsoft to promote cross-over gaming for the popular tit...

Microsoft Is Planning Checkout-Free Retail Technology to Compete With Amazon Go

Microsoft (MSFT) is reportedly working on checkout-free retail technology that will compete against Amazon Go.According to a report by Reuters, th...
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EA and Microsoft Plan New Cloud-Based Video Game Streaming Services

Publisher Electronic Arts (EA) and Microsoft (MFST) are both working towards bringing their catalog of video games to a cloud-based platform.EA CE...

Microsoft Rumored to Be Acquiring GitHub

Recent reports out of Redmond this weekend suggest Microsoft (MSFT) is set to acquire the popular coding website GitHub, which was last valued at last...

Blind Survey: 31% of Tech Workers Delete Facebook Accounts Following Data Scandal

The recent Facebook data scandal, where 50 million users potentially had their private data passed along to Cambridge Analytica and used for political...

The World’s First Blockchain-Based Investment Product Launches Using Microsoft’s Cloud

Microsoft announced today that Nivaura, a UK-based financial technology firm that uses Azure, successfully registered, cleared and settled two Princip...